On the afternoon of April 7, 2018-2019 Adidas China University Football Association (CUFA) Eighth-Finals was held, in which Beihang went head-to-head with the Chengdu Sport University (SCU) in qualifying for CUFA Quarter-Finals. After 90-minute intense competition, Beihang beat CSU at 4:0 and advanced to the Quarter-Finals.
In the first half, despite the tension at first, Beihang players gradually got their fitness as the game went on and took control of the game in the cheers of thousands of their fans. Most of the time, Beihang team got on top of their opponent with their corner kicks and controlled the football firmly. In the 29th minute, Wang Minyi’s goal broke the ice. After that, although CSU nearly scored for several times, Beihang still kept the 1:0 lead.
In the second half Beihang University scored again within 30 seconds when Wang Zhenlong, No. 10 player of Beihang Team, scored a corner kick. Then in the 60th minute, Guo Fengyuan’s goal made Beihang a 3:0 lead. Five minutes later, Jiang Zhimo rewrote the score to 4:0. Subsequently, CSU players strengthened their aggression and almost got a score in the 78th minute, while Goalkeeper Li Hengyi was proved to be a formidable barrier.
Finally, Beihang beat CSU in the 4:0 home win and advanced to the CUFA Quarter-Finals.
Reported by Wang Changhao and Zhang Haotian
Photographed by Tian Wenhao, Gao Runqi and Zhang Zhanyu
Edited by Jia Aiping
Reviewed by Zhang Zhengang
Translated by Zhao Yue